Category: Football

Where Each CFL Team Could Host Their Own Local ‘Touchdown Atlantic’

Where Each CFL Team Could Host Their Own Local ‘Touchdown Atlantic’

After the success in recent years that has come from the CFL’s annual Touchdown Atlantic game, rumblings and rumors have began circling that the league indeed wants to explore a similar format to bring the CFL to other Canadian cities. The idea would be that one team moves one home game to another relatively nearby … Continue reading Where Each CFL Team Could Host Their Own Local ‘Touchdown Atlantic’

One Question For Each CFL East Division Team to Answer Going into 2023

One Question For Each CFL East Division Team to Answer Going into 2023

It wasn’t a vintage season for the division as a whole, but for the first time since 2017, an East division team won the Grey Cup. The Toronto Argonauts shocked the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in the final and yet going forward, they’ll have questions that need to be answered. Alongside them, their rivals the Montreal … Continue reading One Question For Each CFL East Division Team to Answer Going into 2023

Canadian Sports Rivalries – UBC Thunderbirds vs Simon Fraser Red Leafs

Canadian Sports Rivalries – UBC Thunderbirds vs Simon Fraser Red Leafs

On December 2nd 2022, British Columbia’s college football rivalry returns after a twelve years hiatus, as the University of British Columbia will face Simon Fraser University at Terry Fox Field in Burnaby. As well as being a contest for British Columbia supremacy, this rivalry is also a rivalry that transcends governing sports bodies and even … Continue reading Canadian Sports Rivalries – UBC Thunderbirds vs Simon Fraser Red Leafs

Top Ten U Sports Football Teams – Week 8

Top Ten U Sports Football Teams – Week 8

With all four conferences back in action, the top ten ranking has returned for week eight! There were some surprising results, previous top ten entries Alberta and Sherbrooke lost to the previously winless Calgary and McGill respectively, and elite teams like Western and Queen’s played in closer games than was expected. We’re well into the … Continue reading Top Ten U Sports Football Teams – Week 8

Canadian Sports Rivalries – Montreal Vs Quebec City

Canadian Sports Rivalries – Montreal Vs Quebec City

It’s January 2022, and the provincial government of Quebec will be meeting with the National Hockey League to discuss the possibility of bringing a professional hockey team back to the city of Quebec for the first time since 1995. In a time whern just seven percent of NHL players are from Quebec, part of the … Continue reading Canadian Sports Rivalries – Montreal Vs Quebec City

Biggest Canadian Sports Collapses Since 2002

Biggest Canadian Sports Collapses Since 2002

In sports, the story of the comeback often goes hand in hand with the collapse. To choke away a lead, or failing to show up when it really matters is always a dramatic/shocking experience for fans to go through, and Canada isn’t short of big collapses in the last twenty years. From hockey and soccer, … Continue reading Biggest Canadian Sports Collapses Since 2002

How The 2022 U Sports Football Season Is Shaping Up – Post Thanksgiving

How The 2022 U Sports Football Season Is Shaping Up – Post Thanksgiving

With the West on bye this week, we’re taking a break from Top Ten rankings this week to instead take a look at the state of play in the four conferences. It’s been a great U Sports football season up to this point, and before we gear up for the final weeks of the regular … Continue reading How The 2022 U Sports Football Season Is Shaping Up – Post Thanksgiving

Alouette Fans Thankful For Contender As Team Faces Ottawa

Alouette Fans Thankful For Contender As Team Faces Ottawa

As the CFL Thanksgiving weekend comes to an end in Montreal, Alouette fans have a lot to be grateful for. While it may be too soon for the Als to plan to take flight to Regina the weekend before U.S. Thanksgiving, the birds are a real contender for the 109th Grey Cup. FACT:  Since beginning the … Continue reading Alouette Fans Thankful For Contender As Team Faces Ottawa

Canadian Sports Rivalries – Waterloo Warriors vs Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks

Canadian Sports Rivalries – Waterloo Warriors vs Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks

October 30th, 2021. In the Southern Ontario city of Waterloo, the two local collegiate football teams take to the turf of Warrior Field in a match that with big playoff consequences on the line! For the second time in the season, the Wildrid Laurier Golden Hawks will take on the Waterloo Warriors in a game … Continue reading Canadian Sports Rivalries – Waterloo Warriors vs Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks

Top Ten U Sports Football Teams – Week 6

Top Ten U Sports Football Teams – Week 6

Six weeks into the season, things are starting to look a little clearer in the U Sports landscape. Teams are starting to separate themselves in the OUA, RSEQ looks to have a clear top three, and Canada West and AUS will be a dogfight from here on out for seeding. Canada West has a conference-wide … Continue reading Top Ten U Sports Football Teams – Week 6